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B. Derrick Taff

Assistant Professor, Recreation, Park and Tourism Management, Professor-in-Charge of Graduate Studies, Penn State

My research strives to improve understanding of communication strategies aimed at influencing human and environmental health regarding protected areas. Affiliations include:
• Protected Areas Research Collaborative
• Human Dimensions of Natural Resources and the Environment
• Kurt Hahn Consortium for Values and Experiential Learning
• Faculty Member with Shaver's Creek Environmental Center (SCEC)


  • 2013–present
    Assistant Professor, Pennsylvania State University


    Colorado State University, PhD, Human Dimensions of Natural Resources